Autodesk Maya

What is Maya?

Maya is professional 3D software for creating realistic characters and blockbuster-worthy effects.

  • Bring believable characters to life with engaging animation tools.
  • Shape 3D objects and scenes with intuitive modeling tools.
  • Create realistic effects—from explosions to cloth simulation.

Why use Maya?

Accelerate workflows:- Maya’s powerful tools help you iterate faster so you can focus on creativity and meet deadlines.

Deliver stunning visuals: Add fine details to characters and scenes, and deliver quality work that keeps clients coming back.

Scale for complexity:- Top artists in the industry rely on Maya to create the most complex shots, characters, and worlds.

System Requirements for Autodesk Maya 2022

Operating System
  • Microsoft® Windows® 10. See Autodesk’s Product Support Lifecycle for support information.
  • Apple® macOS® 11. x, 10.15.x, 10.14.x, 10.13.x operating system
  • Linux® Red Hat® Enterprise 8.2, 7.6-7.9 WS operating system
  • Linux CentOS 8.2, 7.6-7.9 operating system
  • Nvidia Guide for Virtualization with GRID & VMWare
Browser Autodesk recommends the latest version of the following web browsers for access to online supplemental content:

  • Apple Safari web browser
  • Google Chrome web browser
  • Microsoft Edge web browser
  • Mozilla® Firefox® web browser
CPU 64-bit Intel® or AMD® multi-core processor with the SSE4.2 instruction set
Apple Mac models with M series chip are supported under Rosetta 2 mode
Graphics Hardware Refer to the following pages for a detailed list of recommended systems and graphics cards:

Maya Certified Hardware

RAM 8 GB of RAM (16 GB or more recommended)
Disk Space 6 GB of free disk space for install
Pointing Device Three-button mouse